fatal familial insomnia definition

  • noun:
    • a really unusual autosomal-dominant inherited prion disease for the brain, which progressively worsening sleeplessness contributes to hallucinations and delirium.
    • a really unusual autosomal-dominant inherited prion disease regarding the mind, for which progressively worsening insomnia causes hallucinations and delirium.
    • A very uncommon autosomal-dominant passed down prion infection of this brain, for which progressively worsening sleeplessness leads to hallucinations and delirium.
    • A very rare autosomal-dominant inherited prion infection of the brain, where progressively worsening sleeplessness contributes to hallucinations and delirium.

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  • Medical Dictionary for "fatal familial insomnia"
    • Abbreviated FFI. An hereditary prion condition…
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